Charles "Chuck" Zinsmeyer '86
April 14, 2021 2:52 PM
updated: April 14, 2021 2:56 PM
Charles Allen "Chuck" Zinsmeyer
August 11, 1964 - April 04, 2021
Charles Allen “Chuck” Zinsmeyer, 56, of D’Hanis passed away on Sunday, April 4, 2021.
Born August 11, 1964, in Hondo, he was the son of Jacob Lionel “Jack” and Jeanice Poerner Zinsmeyer.
Having graduated D’Hanis High School in 1982, Chuck was a proud 1986 graduate of Texas A&M University. He worked as an estimator and project manager in civil construction for 30-plus years. He was very proud of his work and always eager to talk about it.
A devout Catholic, he loved his ACTS community, cherished his time on retreat, and was a proud CYO sponsor.
Chuck was a loving father to his children and “Pappy” to his granddaughter. For friends and the community, Chuck was always enthusiastic to cook for any size crowd, and his red dog, fideo and brisket were usually on the menu.
He is preceded in death by his father and his sister, Bette Fasano.
He is survived by his mother; his wife, Tara Lynn Albrecht “Missy” Zinsmeyer, both of D’Hanis; son, Travis (Kacey) Zinsmeyer; daughter, Sarah Anne Zinsmeyer; granddaughter, Addison Lynn Zinsmeyer, all of San Antonio; brothers, John “Johnny” (Shirley) Zinsmeyer
of D’Hanis and Anthony “Tony” Zinsmeyer of Phoenix AZ; sister, Laurie (David) Santos of Yancey; and brother-in-law, John Fasano of Weslaco.
Visitation at Holy Cross Catholic Church will be Thursday, April 8, at 1:00 p.m., followed by Rosary at 1:30 and Funeral Mass at 2:00 p.m. Interment will be at Holy Cross Cemetery, D’Hanis.